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A new podcast series from hmv in which we talk to musicians, actors, directors and producers about their greatest inspiration, someone who has been an influence on their lives and informed their own work.

A new podcast series from hmv in which we talk to musicians, actors, directors and producers about their greatest inspiration, someone who has been an influence on their lives and informed their own work.
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United Kingdom

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A new podcast series from hmv in which we talk to musicians, actors, directors and producers about their greatest inspiration, someone who has been an influence on their lives and informed their own work.

Language:

English


Episodes

S2 Episode 10 - Gabrielle Aplin on Beck

12/23/2019
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In the final episode of Season 2 we talk to singer-songwriter Gabrielle Aplin about her love of Beck, his influence on her own music, and why she still gets excited to see who's doing the John Lewis Christmas ad...

Duration:00:35:55

S2 Episode 9 - Jamie Campbell Bower on Bob Dylan

12/16/2019
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We talk to actor and musician Jamie Campbell Bower about why the music of Bob Dylan has been such a huge influence on his life.

Duration:00:36:17

S2 Episode 8 - Oh Wonder on Ben Gibbard

12/9/2019
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In this week's episode we talk to dream pop duo Oh Wonder about why they connected over a love of the music of Ben Gibbard and his band Death Cab for Cutie.

Duration:00:40:55

S2 Episode 7 - Jack Peñate on Arthur Russell

12/2/2019
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This week we talk to singer-songwriter Jack Peñate about his return to action after 10 years away, and why his discovery of Arthur Russell has changed the way he thinks about making music.

Duration:00:39:52

S2 Episode 6 - Chris Carrabba on Robert Smith

11/25/2019
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In this week's episode we talk to Chris Carrabba of Dashboard Confessional about how he discovered the music of Robert Smith and his band The Cure, and why they've been such a huge influence on his own music.

Duration:00:39:09

S2 Episode 5 - Luke Evans on Roberta Flack

11/18/2019
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In this week's episode we talk to actor Luke Evans as he prepares to launch a new career as singer with his first album At Last, and he tells us why Roberta Flack has been such a big influence on his life and work.

Duration:00:30:29

S2 Episode 4 - Dani Filth on Glenn Danzig

11/11/2019
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In this week's episode we talk to Cradle of Filth frontman Dani Filth about his enduring love of Glenn Danzig and his influence on his own work.

Duration:00:31:39

S2 Episode 3 - Jillian Bell on Tim Curry

11/4/2019
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Actress and writer Jillian Bell gives us a rundown of her new film Brittany Runs a Marathon and tells us all about her love of fellow actor Tim Curry.

Duration:00:29:34

S2 Episode 2 - Christopher Markus on Alex Chilton

10/28/2019
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Avengers: Endgame screenwriter Christopher Markus opens up about his love of singer-songwriter Alex Chilton and gives us a rundown of his career, from its beginnings as frontman of The Box Tops, through his years in power-pop pioneers Big Star, to his weird and wonderful solo career.

Duration:00:30:13

S2 Episode 1 - Big Narstie on Major Ace

10/21/2019
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In the first episode of Season 2 we talk to rapper and TV presenter Big Narstie about what he learned from Grime pioneer Major Ace

Duration:00:26:23

hmv Presents: My Inspiration - Season 2 Trailer

10/21/2019
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hmv Presents: My Inspiration returns this week and in Season 2 we'll be talking to rapper Big Narstie, Avengers: Endgame screenwriter Christopher Markus, Cradle of Filth frontman Dani Filth and many more!

Duration:00:01:22

Episode 7 - Frank Turner on John K. Samson

8/9/2019
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Frank Turner gives us a deep-dive into his obsession with John K. Samson and his band The Weakerthans.

Duration:00:42:34

Episode 6 - Lucy Rose on Joni Mitchell

8/7/2019
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Singer-songwriter Lucy Rose explains why Joni Mitchell has been such an important influence on her work.

Duration:00:30:46

Episode 5 - Grant Nicholas on Tom Petty

8/5/2019
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Feeder's Grant Nicholas tells us why Tom Petty has been such a big influence on his songwriting.

Duration:00:23:47

Episode 4 - Rou Reynolds on The Prodigy

8/3/2019
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Enter Shikari's Rou Reynolds talks about his love of dance music firebrands The Prodigy.

Duration:00:31:49

Episode 3 - Kate Tempest on Confucius MC

8/1/2019
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Poet, playwright and rapper Kate Tempest talks about the influence of her friend and fellow wordsmith Confucius MC on her own work.

Duration:00:26:59

Episode 2 - James Veck-Gilodi on The Smiths

7/30/2019
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Deaf Havana frontman James Veck-Gilodi explains why The Smiths have been such a big influence.

Duration:00:21:45

Episode 1 - Neil Hannon on Kate Bush

7/28/2019
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The Divine Comedy's Neil Hannon tells us all about his love of Kate Bush.

Duration:00:24:01

hmv Presents: My Inspiration - Trailer

7/24/2019
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Trailer for our brand new podcast series, hmv Presents: My Inspiration,in which we talk to musicians, actors, directors and producers about their greatest inspiration, someone who has been an influence on their lives and informed their own work.

Duration:00:01:31